CPA Ontario

Toronto, Ontario

Legal Coordinator

Toronto, Ontario
Full Time

CPA Ontario is currently in search of a Legal Coordinator who will be responsible for assisting and supporting the in-house Office of the General Counsel with litigation matters, financial analysis and administrative support. 

What You’ll Be Doing:

Monitoring litigation materials, handling correspondence and working to support members of our general counsel team while overseeing due dates and deadlines related to tribunal and court filings, submissions, appeals and other elements of the litigation process. 

Managing the accounts payable and receivable processes for the department including monthly accruals, assisting with the organization’s budget and forecast process, variance analysis and partnering with the Finance department to ensure accurate expense tracking and submission. 

Updating logs and trackers and managing incoming files from other departments as it relates to upcoming hearings, requests for reviews and court filings while ensuring proper tracking and accurate dashboards. 

Serving as the liaison with multiple internal departments in matters related complaints and discipline decisions and partnering with external parties to provide materials and relevant correspondence as required within prescribed timelines. 

Coordinating meetings and events including room bookings and set-up, arranging catering, technology needs and distributing materials. 

Updating and overseeing content posted on CPA Ontario’s website and ensuring other updates are captured related to changes to By-laws or Regulations. 

Providing administrative support to the department by maintaining spreadsheets, coordinating mailings, creating presentations, providing letters and other documents as required. 

Who You Are:

A post-secondary graduate with a university degree in Business or a related discipline and/or a Legal Office Administrative diploma, Law Clerk diploma, or paralegal studies preferred; experience in a legal or regulatory environment is also preferred. 

Skilled at reading and understanding business and legal documents and able to handle administrative tasks with ease with a keen eye for detail. 

Experienced with accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting, monthly accruals and variance analysis. 

An excellent communicator (verbal and written) with advanced grammar and business writing abilities.

A highly organized professional, able to manage multiple tasks, meet competing deadlines and prioritize work in a fast-paced environment.  

A personable relationship builder – able to effortlessly interact with a wide number of internal and external professionals while remaining discreet with sensitive and confidential matters.

Technically savvy and knowledgeable in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Teams and ideally have experience with Adobe Acrobat, SharePoint, OneDrive and Salesforce.

What We Offer:

A fast-paced environment. Collaboration, innovation and passionate professionals are at our core. We relentlessly pursue what’s next to unlock the full potential of you and us together.  

Flexible work environments. As part of our Hybrid work culture, we provide flexible, remote work options to support you in your career, in addition to in-office teamwork and collaboration.

Diversity and inclusion. We recognize the value in our differences and prioritize inclusivity to bring together the best talent to protect the public, advance the profession and enable CPAs to lead business and society forward. 

Ongoing learning and career growth. We want your career to skyrocket. We support unlimited career advancement and professional development opportunities with learning investments to promote your future growth. Thrive with us. 

Focus on your well-being. With industry leading benefits and wellness programs, including a healthy lifestyle allowance, mental health resources and more, we’re committed to your well-being.

Who We Are:  

We protect the public. We advance the profession. We enable CPAs to lead business and society forward. We ensure that our 100,000 members and 21,000 students meet the highest standards of integrity and expertise. We help them stay ahead of global market trends and abreast of regulatory change. CPAs represent a globally recognized, premium designation. Our Chartered Professional Accountants are valued by organizations in all industries for their financial expertise, strategic thinking, management skills and leadership. We believe that success happens when both business and society benefit. For information on the profession visit:

We Appreciate Your Interest In CPA Ontario And This Position:

At CPA Ontario, we are committed to building high-performance teams. Our selection process is thorough, and all candidate applications are reviewed. Should your qualifications and experience meet the requirements of this role, a member of our recruitment team will contact you. We encourage you to set up CPA Ontario job alerts for positions that align to your experience and career goals. 

CPA Ontario is an inclusive employer. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code. If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please email with “Accommodation Required” in the subject line to provide your contact information. A member of the Recruitment team will contact you within 48 hours.

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